Movie Box App Download – MovieBox for iPhone & iPad (iOS)

iOS as an operating system is a great choice for people who want to have a powerful operating system on their smartphone without the headache of having to choose many options. iOS powers devices like the iPhone and iPads and these two devices are known to be one of the best devices for multimedia consumption. Both of these devices come with a kickass display that can display movies with each and every detail being shown in the movie video. But there aren’t many free apps to let users watch free movies on their iPhones or iPads. We have found the perfect solution for this and here, we are going to talk about Movie Box for iPhone, iPad and other iOS devices which is a perfect app to watch free movies and TV shows.

If you haven’t heard about Movie Box, it is important that we explain the app to you and tell you how it is going to change your movie and TV show watching experience forever and that too for free. So, Movie Box can be termed as one of the best free movie apps for iOS that lets you watch all the latest movies and TV shows for free without paying any subscription fees. The app lets you access a huge portfolio of newly released movies and TV show episodes that you can watch by streaming it from the internet. All the content on Movie Box is available in HD and full HD which means you don’t have to go through the torture of watching the CAM print of your favorite movies.

For someone who loves movies, Movie Box can prove to be a blessing since it also lets you browse through a large collection of movies and TV shows and with new content added to the app everyday, you will never run out of things to watch. Ever!

But sadly, Movie Box isn’t available on the iOS App Store because of Apple’s terms and conditions about apps that deliver content to users.

But, don’t worry, you can use a lot of ways to install Movie Box App in your iOS device, without any technical glitch. So, even if one method does not work for your device, you can check the other one. In this article, we have created a tutorial for Movie Box app download as well as installation in your iPhone or iPad. As said, we’ve covered the various methods — some involving jailbreaking and some that don’t — in the tutorial. In the end, using any of these, you can have the coolest Movie Box experience in your phone.

Shall we start, then?

P.S. As we said, different methods have been listed here in our article. Nevertheless, not all methods are compatible with all devices. So, depending on the device and the OS version you are running, you can pick the effective method to install MovieBox APK.

Method #1 - Jailbreaking your iPhone/iPad and Cydia

This method requires you to have a jailbroken iOS device. We have tried this method with devices running on iOS 7,8 and 9 but the older versions are not confirmed. So, if you have a jailbroken iPhone or iPad with Cydia installed in it, you can simply follow the methods given below to get Movie Box installed in your device.

  • Step One

First of all, you have to open the Cydia app on the device you need to install Movie Box. There are different tabs and you have to go to ‘Sources’ tab.

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  • Step Two

On the right top section of the page, you can see a link named ‘Edit’. Click on the button to edit sources.

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  • Step Three

In the coming page, you can see the list of the available Cydia sources. To add a new sources, you have to click on ‘Add’ button shown on the left-top side of the page.

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  • Step Four

Now, you have to provide the URL of the Cydia/APT Repo. To do that, you have to copy the following link.

http://cydia.dtathemes.com/repo/

In the page, you can see a pop-up window. Past the copied link in the text space and click on ‘Add Source’.

After this, you can see the added source in the list. Now, you can go to the main interface of Cydia app.

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  • Step Five

From the search tab of Cydia interface, you have to search for Movie Box app.

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  • Step Six

From the options seen in the search results, click on ‘Movie Box 3’. Or, if you need to install another version, you can pick one from the list.

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In the coming page, click on the ‘Install’ button to finish the installation.

  • Final Step

After a few seconds, open the home screen of your iPhone or iPad. If everything went well, you should see the Movie Box app installed there.

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So, this is how you install Movie Box app in your iOS device when you have already jailbroken it. Don’t you think that was too easy? Well, thanks to Cydia.

Method #2 - Using Cydia Impactor - Doesn't require Jailbreaking

In this method, we are using a dedicated tool called Cydia Impactor. It’s an easy-to-use tool that can be used for installing IPA files on your iOS device. The best part is that you don’t have to jailbreak your phone to install Movie Box in it. Following devices are compatible with this installation method.

  • All the iPhones, starting from iPhone 4S — including iPhone 5S, 5C, 6S, 6, 6S Plus, 7 and iPhone 7 Plus
  • IPad Mini, iPad Mini 2, iPad Mini 3 and iPad Mini 4
  • Both the 9.7” and 12.9” variants of iPad Pro, iPad Air 2, iPad 4G, iPad 3G and iPad 2.

As it seems, this Cydia Impactor method should be compatible with almost all iOS devices, except for the iPod Touch. By the way, you need to use a computer for installing Movie Box via this method.

  • Step One

First, you have to download Cydia Impactor onto your computer. You can get this simple tool from this link

Once you’ve finished downloading, you can unzip the package and run the actual software in PC.

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  • Step Two

Now, you have to connect the desired iOS device — iPhone, iPad or iPad Mini — to the computer, via USB connection. If the device has been detected, you can see the details in the Cydia Impactor interface.

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  • Step Three

In order to do the installation, you need the IPA file of Movie Box v3.6.8. You can download the file from this link

Once the download is complete, you have to drag and file and drop it in the Cydia Impactor interface.​

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  • Step Four

Now, you will be able to enter your Apple ID and Password. It needs to be noted that both details will be sent to Apple only.

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  • Step Five

Now, you may see a warning message, saying that the action will replace the existing Apple Developer Certificate. Don’t bother much about it, and click the ‘OK’ button.

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  • Step Six

If you had entered the right credentials, you can see the different Installation steps happening in Cydia Impactor. It means that the tool is installing Movie Box app in your device, using the IPA file.

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  • Final Step

Once the process is done, you will be lead back to the actual interface of Cydia Impactor. Now that you have done process, you can simply close the window and go back to your device.

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Open your iOS device and you should be seeing the Movie Box icon in the home screen of your iPhone or iPad. Right from the next moment, you can start watching the desired films or TV series.

As you see, this second method is super-cool and quick enough. it’s just that you need a computer with internet connection for downloading and installing the required stuff.

Method #3 - Using vShare Helper

VShare Helper is one of the most effective methods to install Movie Box for iPhone, without the glitches of jailbreaking or the fear of crashes. You can simply follow the steps given below when you need the Movie Box app installed in your iPad, iPhone or iPad Mini. If you need a take on compatibility, the following devices and OSs can be used with the method.

Supported Devices:​

  • iPhone 4S and Later, including the latest iPhone 7 and 7 Plus
  • iPad to 2 and later, until iPad Pro 9.7” and the 12.9”
  • iPad Mini and newer versions, including the iPad Mini 4

As in terms of OS, it should work fine with devices running iOS V7.0 and later. That is even when you have an iOS 8 or iOS 10 device, this method should work awesome.

Apart from these, you need a computer running on Microsoft Windows, USB Cable for connection and a decent Internet connection. If these things are ready, you can follow these steps to get Movie Box ready in your devices.

  • Step One

In order to download vShare Helper, you need to visit the official website of vShare. Right from the home page, you can get the download link for Windows PCs. vShare Helper is an impressive utility that helps you to install applications without the issues of jailbreaking or Apple Developer certificates.

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  • Step Two

After the installation is done, you have to open the vShare Helper window. As the interface says, you can connect your iOS device using a USB cable.

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In a few seconds, your iPhone or iPad should be detected and the information will be visible on the screen. It means you are good to go with Movie Box installation.

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  • Step Three

From the interface, go to the ‘Apps’ tab and find ‘Movie Box’ from the list. In most cases, it will be visible on the Featured section of the App page. So, you have to click on the ‘Download’ button given below the app icon.

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  • Step Four

In the ‘Downloads’ tab, you can track the progress of the Movie Box download. In most cases, vShare will install the app in connected device once the download is complete. If the Installation is not done automatically, you have to click on the ‘Install’ button in the interface.

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  • Step Five

Now, you will be able to see the Movie Box icon on your iPhone or iPad home screen. It means the installation is success.

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  • Step Six

Once the installation is complete, you need to verify the developer. This is done for the smooth functioning of the app. To do that, you have to go to Settings -> General -> Profiles & Device Management. From the list, you have to select Huawei app for verification.

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In the upcoming window, click on the ‘Trust Huawei’ button.

  • Final Step

In the upcoming pop up window as well, you need to hit the ‘Trust’ button to verify the developer.

Tada. You have successfully installed Movie Box on your iPad or iPhone using the vShare Helper interface. As we said, the process is quick and does not involve any crashes, whatsoever. Given that you have a Windows PC and a speedy internet connection with you, this is the best option to get your hands on Movie Box for iOS. The best part is that you are away from the risk of jailbreaking.

Method #4 — Using iOSEmus Installer

Are you looking for a method to install Movie Box in older versions of iOS? Well, here is a method you can use for doing that, without all the troubles of jailbreaking or anything. This method allows you to install Movie Box app in devices that are running on iOS v5.0 and later. Other compatibility methods of this iOSEmus Installer method are:

  • iPhone 3GS and later versions, up to the latest iPhone 7 range
  • iPad Pro and Mini — almost all the versions, newer and older ones.

As we said, there’s no question about the OS compatibility. If your device is running an iOS v5.0 to iOS V.10, the method is working there, we assure. Now that you are set up, you can follow our step-by-step guide for installation.

  • Step One

From the device you need to install Movie Box on, you have to open https://iosem.us. As soon as the loading is complete, you can see a webpage as shown in the following image.

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From the available icons, click on one to start the installation.

  • Step Two

Now, you should see the Install Profile page on the iOS device. Click on the ‘Install’ button — shown on top-right section of the page — to move on.

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  • Step Three

You will again be asked for a confirmation, because it’s not a Signed profile. Just hit ‘Install’ to move on.

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  • Step Four

In the upcoming page, you will have to confirm the installation of iOSEmus Installer. Once you are done with it, you can see the ‘Profile Installed’ page and hit the ‘Done’ button.

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  • Step Five

Go back to your iPhone or iPad home screen to find the iOSEmus Installer.

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Open the Installer application and you can see the fully-fledged interface of iOSEmus.

  • Step Six

Go to the ‘Apps’ tab of iOSEmus and find Movie Box from the list. Click on the link to proceed further.

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  • Step Seven

In the upcoming page, click on the ‘Install’ button, shown on the right side of the page.

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  • Final Step

Soon, you can see a pop-up window appearing on the screen. Click on the ‘Install’ button to move one.

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In a few seconds, you will find Movie Box app installed in your iPhone, iPad or iPad Mini. However, just as we did in the last method, we may have to trust the developer by going to Settings -> General -> Profiles & Device Management and you can select the developer and trust it. Yeah, that’s how you do MovieBox Download and install it in your iPhone without the help of PC or Jailbreaking.

Method #5 — Othman Method — Direct — No Jailbreak

This is one of the finest methods you can use to get MovieBox for iPad or iPhone, in a simple way. One thing to be noted here is that you can install only the Movie Box v3.5 and not the latest versions. However, the compatibility aspect of this Othman method may attract you.

  • iPhone 4S and newer devices
  • iPad 2 and newer versions
  • iPad Mini and newer versions

As in terms of the iOS software support, you will be able use the Othman method if your iPhone or iPad is running on iOS v9.0 to iOS v9.3.2. All the releases in-between are compatible. On the serious note, when you cannot find the jailbreaking method for a device running v9.0 to v9.3.2, this can be of help.

Now, we will move on to the clear-cut steps for MovieBox Installation.​

  • Step One

Before we begin, you have to open Safari browser in your Apple device and clear History and Website Data. You will find this option in ‘Settings’.

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  • Step Two

Open this link using the Safari Web Browser you have.

​From the page, you can see a link named ‘Install App v3.37’, which is for downloading and installing an app. Click on the link and you can see a pop-up window for installing the app.

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  • Step Three

Now, you can see the Movie Box for Android app installed in your computer and it should be visible on the home screen itself. After waiting a few minutes, you can launch the MovieBox app and start watching your favorite flicks and TV series.

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  • Step Four

Before the actual usage of MovieBox app, you need to trust the developer. To do that, you have to go to Settings -> General Settings -> Device Management. In the page, you can see a developer named ‘Huawei’. Click on the link and hit the ‘Trust’ button you see in the next page.

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  • Final Step

In the next second, you will see another pop-up window, regarding the Trusting confirmation. Hit the ‘Trust’ button again to finish the process.

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Now that you have successfully installed and trusted the developer, you should be able to watch the Movie Box app for watching and downloading films and TV series. Doesn’t that sound awesome, folks?

Method #6 — Using Zestia Installer

Zestia Installer is yet another trustworthy method you can use for installing Movie Box without jailbreaking your iPad or iPhone. This method can be used if you have the following devices with you.

  • iPhone 4S, iPhone SE, iPhone 5, 5C, 5S, iPhone 6, 6 Plus, iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus
  • iPad 2 and newer versions including iPad Pro 9.7” and 12.9”
  • iPad Mini and later variants

if you are concerned about the software side, it’s cool to know that the Zestia Installer method will work with iOS version between iOS v8.1 to iOS V10.0.2. Everything in-between holds the assurance from the Zestia Installer.

If these things are right, you can simply go with this method. However, there are some things to be noted. First of all, you can install only Movie Box v3.6 in the device, and the v3.6.8 isn’t currently supported. It is to be noted that this method does not require a PC. You can do this right away from your iPhone or iPad.

We hope things are clear and we will start the coverage of step-by-step tutorial.

  • Step One

You need to open the Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad and visit this link in the browser.

In the page, you will see an option for installation. So, you have to click on the ‘Install Zestia’ button to proceed further.​

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  • Step Two

In the Installation page, you have to click on the ‘Install’ button from the right-top side.

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  • Step Three

Now, you will have to go through a series of confirmation requests. If you consistently hit ‘Install’ in new windows, you’ll receive the successful message from the installation wizard. It means you have installed it in your iOS device.

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  • Step Four

By now, Zestia Installer should be installed in your iOS device and you can find the icon on home screen. Head to your home screen and tap the icon to open Zestia.

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  • Step Five

You have to go to the ‘All Applications’ link, where you will find the complete list of apps available with Zestia. From that collection, you can find Movie Box and hit the Install button.

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  • Step Six

In the upcoming page, you can see a link named ‘Tap Here to Install. Click on that link to launch the installation of Movie Box in your iPhone or iPad. In the confirmation pop-up that appears, you can choose the ‘Install’ option.

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  • Final Step

Yeah, that’s all about installing Movie Box in your iPhone or iPad without the help of PC connection. One thing to be noted here is that you may have to trust the developer by going to settings. We had followed the same in the previous methods and you can refer the process there.

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Once that’s done, you can head back to the home screen of your iOS Device and launch the Movie Box app. That’s where you have the huge collection of Movies and TV Series waiting for you.

Method #7 — Using Emus4u

Emus4u is a great way to install apps that are not available on the iOS App Store on your iPhone and iPad along with other iOS devices. Emus4u eliminates the need to Jailbreak your iOS device and works seamlessly with all the modern iPhones including the iPhone X. 

  • iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X
  • iPad Pro 9.7, iPad Pro 10.5, iPad Pro 12.9
  • iPad (2018)
  • iOS 10 (all versions), iOS 11 (all versions), iOS 12 (Beta)

As you can see, Emus4u supports all the latest iOS devices including the iPhone X and the newer iPads which means this will work without any issues for you if you have a newer iOS device. It also supports all the iOS versions starting with iOS 10 and also has support for the ongoing iOS 12 Beta. You can expect it to support iOS 12 when it launches to the public.

Movie Box is available as a downloadable app on Emus4u and you can use it to install Movie Box on your iPhone and iPad without Jailbreaking it at all. The process to install Movie Box through Emus4u is quite simple and you have to follow the steps listed below.

  • Step One

Open the Safari browser on your iPhone or iPad (or any other iOS device that you're using) and then click on this link to open the Emus4u website. You will see an install button once the page loads. Go ahead and install the Emus4u app. Wait until it is downloaded and then move on to the next step.

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  • Step Two

A new page will open up asking you for a confirmation to install Emus4u on your iPhone. Click on the Install button and enter your phone's pass code if you're asked for it. Once you have entered the pass code, you will be asked again if you want to install Emus4u. Click on the Install button and Emus4u will be installed on your iOS device.

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  • Step Three

Go back to your iPhone or iPad's home screen and you should now see the Emus4u app there. If you don't see an icon for Emus4u, you should go back to step two and try again.

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  • Step Four

Now that you have the Emus4u icon on your home screen, it is time to open it up and install Movie Box. This is quite simple and easy to do and as simple as installing an app from the iOS App Store.

  • Step Five

Tap the Emus4u icon and open it. Once Emus4u is opened, just go ahead and switch to the Apps tab and scroll down to Streaming apps. Find Movie Box there and then tap on the Get button.

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  • Step Six

Once you tap on the Get button, a pop up will ask you if you want to install Movie Box on your iOS device. Of course you want to, so tap on the Install button.

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  • Step Seven

Go back to your iPhone or iPad's home screen and wait for Movie Box to be installed. Once it is installed, you will need to allow it from the Security Settings of your iOS device. The next step will guide you through the process of doing so.

  • Step Eight

Once Movie Box is installed, try opening it. When you open the Movie Box app, a pop up will show up with information about the app coming from an untrusted source. In order to use Movie Box, open the Settings app and then go to General and open the option that says Profiles & Device Management.

  • Step Nine

In the Profiles & Device Management, you will see a new option that reads China Central Television. Open it and then tap on Trust "China Central Television" button.

  • Step Ten

Tapping on the Trust "China Central Television" button will open up a pop up asking you for the trust confirmation. Tap on the Trust button.

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  • Step Eleven

Once you have tapped on the Trust button, you can go back to your iOS device's home screen. You can now open and use Movie Box normally like any other app on your iPhone or iPad or any other iOS device that you use.

Frequently Asked Questions - FAQ about Movie Box for iPhone and iPad (iOS)

Here are some frequently asked questions related to Movie Box and Movie Box error and their solutions. We have listed some errors, questions etc. below and also mentioned the solution to fix these issues so you can check them out and solve the errors.

Can I delete Emus4u, iOSEmus or Zestia Installer after installing Movie Box?

Sure, the Movie Box app works separately and doesn’t need Emus4u, iOSEmus or Zestia Installer to run. But keep in mind that in order to update Movie Box, you will need iOSEmus or Zestia Installer. So, unless you’re not running out of storage on your iOS device, you should keep it installed on the phone and use it to update Movie Box.


How to fix the “Movie Box stopped working” error?

This error pops up when you use the older version of Movie Box and to get rid of this error, it is recommended that you update your Movie Box app. If you are using Emus4u, iOSEmus or Zestia Installer, then you can fix this error.


All you need to do is delete the current Movie Box app and then install it again from Emus4u, iOSEmus or Zestia Installer using the method given above. After you have installed the updated application, the “Movie Box stopped working” error will disappear and you will be able to use the app normally again.


How to fix “No available for online watch” error in the Movie Box app?

Movie Box sometimes might behave in a weird manner and produce the “No available for online watch” error for people using the app outside of United States of America. But fixing this is quite simple and all you need to do is open your iOS App Store on your iPhone or iPad and install a VPN app.


The VPN app will let you watch the content normally once you switch your IP to a USA based IP address. You can use a VPN app like Hotspot Shield, Tunnelbear, VPN in Touch and some more to start watching movies and TV shows on Movie Box on your iPhone and iPad.


Can I use all these methods on all iPhones?

There’s a good chance that not all of these methods will work for all iPhones. This is why we have mentioned the iPhone and other iOS device models below each method to help readers identify the best way to install Movie Box on their iOS device.


Can I use Movie Box on Android?

Movie Box is specifically developed to run on iOS devices but there’s an Android replacement for the app available and it is known as ShowBox. Install ShowBox from the link given in the summary below and you will be able to watch free movies and TV shows on Android.

Summing Things Up

So, we have covered the different types of methods you can use for installing Movie Box for iPad and iPhone. As we said, the reason for including these many methods is simple: all these methods may not work in all devices. For instance, we’d take the case of the Othman method. It’s a simple, direct method but you can use it only if you are running iOS 9 or 10 or later versions. Similarly, there are times when you cannot find a PC for installing Movie Box. At times, you can opt in for a way like iOSEmus or Zestia Installer. One thing common for all the methods is the requirement of an internet connection.

In short, there can be several factors that let you choose the best method to download and install MovieBox App on your iPhone or iPad. Depending on the situation, you can pick and at least one of the methods will surely work for the device and iOS version you are using. Last but not least, don’t let anyone fool when it comes to Movie Box. And, let’s make a few things clear about the app and the service.

Movie Box is a completely free application that is available for iOS and Android devices. Well, it's called ShowBox on the Android platform, and it's also available as a Windows PC version.It’s just that you cannot find the app in official app stores like App Store or Play Store. That having said, using the above methods, you can download this app for free and have all the benefits of mobile entertainment. Needless to say, MovieBox app has an impressive collection of films and series people will love. So, get your iPhone and iPad ready with Movie Box — jump into the world of no-limit entertainment, wherever you are, whatever you do.


Also Read: Best Free Movie Apps for Android, iPhone and iPad (iOS)​